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NTSB reports that FedEx landing gear collapse was caused by corrosion and metal fatigue

August 29, 2018

The National Transportation Safety Board, Washington, recently issued its report about the cause of the landing-gear collapse of a FedEx cargo plane as it landed in Fort Lauderdale in October 2016.

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Super fast 3D tomographic images

August 29, 2018

Helmholtz-Zentrum Berlin announces that the fastest 3D tomographic images to date have now been achieved by the BESSY II x-ray source. This speed can be beneficial with metallic foams, where fast sensing capability can capture a series of microstructures as the foaming process takes place.

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Seco Vacuum gas nitriding furnace precisely controls case depth and nitride layer formation

August 29, 2018

Seco Vacuum Technologies, Meadville, Pa., announces that a large North American heat treater has expanded its capabilities by adding a new ZeroFlow precision gas nitriding vacuum furnace.

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United States Steel to invest $750 million in Gary Works for new machinery and technology

August 26, 2018

United States Steel Corp., Pittsburgh, announces that the company will invest a minimum of $750 million to modernize and upgrade the Gary Works in Indiana.

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Solder alloy made of copper coated with tin nanowires doubles conductivity

August 26, 2018

Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh, announces that its researchers have developed a copper-tin solder material that has twice the conductivity of conventional solders and a compliance higher by two to three orders of magnitude.

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ExOne expands portfolio of 3D printing alloys with 304L stainless steel powder

August 26, 2018

The ExOne Company, North Huntingdon, Pa., announces the release of 304L stainless steel powder as a printable material through its Production Service Center in North Huntingdon, and as a qualified material on its 3D printers.

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Hardide Coatings US and UK sites receive certification for Aerospace AS 9100

August 26, 2018

Hardide Coatings, Martinsville, Va., announces that its production facility in Martinsville has received approval to the new stringent AS 9100 Rev D quality management standard.

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Neutron diffractometer shows how hydroformed AHSS steel responds to residual stress

August 21, 2018

Researchers from United States Steel, Pittsburgh, studied how hydroformed advanced high strength steel responds to residual stress introduced during manufacturing at Oak Ridge National Laboratory.

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Olympus Iplex G Lite videoscope features twice the brightness, faster video capture rate

August 20, 2018

Olympus, Center Valley, Pa., introduces the Iplex G Lite videoscope, the successor to the compact and lightweight Iplex UltraLite model.

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Zeiss develops cloud-based digital microscopy platform for automatic image processing

August 20, 2018

Zeiss, Germany, has developed Apeer, a cloud-based digital microscopy platform that enables automatic processing of images in the cloud, by leveraging application workflows for 3D reconstructions, staining, or segmenting.

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